U.S. Soccer Wire: Galaxy Claims 2002 MLS Cup with 1-0 Double OT Win Over Revs, Will Go for Rare "Double" vs. Crew in U.S. Open Cup Final on Thursday
Oct. 21, 2002
MLS MVP Carlos Ruiz netted a golden goal in sudden death overtime as the Los Angeles Galaxy captured their first MLS Cup championship with a dramatic 1-0 victory over the New England Revolution at Gillette Stadium in Foxboro, Mass., yesterday. The championship for the Galaxy came in their fourth appearance in the title game.